Tor developers rush to plug security hole that could identify users

clock

Exploit developed by Carnegie Mellon University enables attackers to identify Tor users

The developers behind the open-source anonymous web-browsing tool Tor are rushing to patch a critical security hole after discovering a group of relays that appeared to be trying to de-anonymise us...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

More on Business Software

ERP and the slow road to the cloud

ERP and the slow road to the cloud

Unit4, like all ERP vendors, would love its customers to move to the cloud, but what can it offer to tempt them to make the switch?

John Leonard
clock 22 June 2022 • 8 min read
Microsoft resolves service outage affecting Teams and Exchange Online

Microsoft resolves service outage affecting Teams and Exchange Online

Several Microsoft 365 services were down for hours

clock 22 June 2022 • 3 min read
The way helpdesks work, and how clients use them, is already changing

AI is the future of the IT helpdesk

But just knowing that isn't enough - here's how to use that information.

clock 01 June 2022 • 1 min read